Green chile frittata

Yield: 6 servings

Measure Ingredient
12 larges Eggs; lightly beaten
¾ teaspoon Salt
¼ teaspoon Freshly-ground black pepper
1 teaspoon Good-quality chile powder
½ bunch Cilantro; leaves only, finely chopped
1 tablespoon Olive oil
1 small Onion; finely chopped
1½ \N Roasted red peppers (pimiento); sliced into strips
2 \N Poblano chiles; roasted, peeled,
\N \N Seeded; and diced
1½ cup Grated Mexican Manchego or Jack cheese
\N \N Cilantro sprigs; for garnish

In a large bowl, combine the eggs with the salt, pepper, chile powder, and cilantro. Whisk with a fork until evenly blended and set aside. In a 10-inch non-stick skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the onion and saute for 5 to 6 minutes, stirring occasionally, until softened and slightly golden. Add the red pepper and the poblano and cook for 2 minutes more. Pour the egg mixture into the pan and swirl the bottom of the pan with a fork to mix the vegetables with the eggs. Reduce the heat to medium-low, scatter the cheese over the top and cook the frittata slowly, covered, until the eggs are set almost all the way through. Shake the pan back and forth on the burner occasionally to be sure the frittata is not sticking. Place the pan under a broiler on medium for a minute or two just to set the top of the frittata completely. Remove from the heat and let the frittata set in the pan for 10 minutes. Place a round platter on the top of the pan and invert the frittata onto it. Garnish with sprigs of cilantro and serve warm or at room temperature, cut into wedges. This recipe yields 6 to 8 servings.

Recipe Source: TOO HOT TAMALES with Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken From the TV FOOD NETWORK - (Show # TH-6241 broadcast 04-09-1997) Downloaded from their Web-Site -

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Recipe by: Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken Converted by MM_Buster v2.0l.

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